Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 30 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 9.17% 2.82% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 7.50% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Bournemouth median daily rate £428 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% - -
Dorset median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +1.18% +21.43% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - £41.00
Dorset median hourly rate - - £42.50

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bournemouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 52 80 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 47.71% 37.56% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 68 19
Bournemouth median daily rate £421 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.36% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £337 £238 £213
90th Percentile £475 £438 £508
Dorset median daily rate £418 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +19.29% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - £37.00
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Bournemouth

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOAP in Bournemouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (70.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (60.00%) Gradle
6 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
6 5 (50.00%) TDD
7 4 (40.00%) Scrum
7 4 (40.00%) RESTful
7 4 (40.00%) Thymeleaf
8 3 (30.00%) BDD
8 3 (30.00%) iPad
8 3 (30.00%) REST
8 3 (30.00%) Guidewire
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) Maven
8 3 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 3 (30.00%) JIRA
9 2 (20.00%) QA
9 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (20.00%) JSON
9 2 (20.00%) MySQL
10 1 (10.00%) Change Management

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Gradle
3 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QC Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Spring MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) Thymeleaf
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
7 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle